[Python-ideas] Rough draft: Proposed format specifier for a thousands separator (discussion moved from python-dev)

Bruce Frederiksen dangyogi at gmail.com
Thu Mar 12 16:40:53 CET 2009

Raymond Hettinger wrote:
>    James Knight observed that Indian/Pakistani numbering systems
>    group by hundreds.   
I'm not 100% sure here, but I believe that in India, they insert a 
separator after the first 3 digits, then another after 2 more digits, 
then every 3 digits after that (not sure if they use commas or periods, 
I think commas):



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